An eight-year-old child drowns in Gurez's Kishanganga River
An eight-year-old child drowns in Gurez's Kishanganga River
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Bandipora, Oct. 28: Authorities said that an 8-year-old child drowned to death on Saturday afternoon in the Kishanganga river in the Neeru village of Gurez in the Bandipora district of north Kashmir.

Iqra Bano, the daughter of Mohammad Jamal Mir of Neeru, slid into the Kishanganga river close to his hamlet, according to an official who spoke with the news outlet Kashmir News Observer (KNO).

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He said that while a rescue effort was started shortly after, the girl had already passed.

“After completing medico-legal formalities, the body was handed over to the family for last rites,” he stated (KNO).

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